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14th Jun '15 11:22:13 AM Morgenthaler
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* Rudy Reyes plays himself in ''GenerationKill'', because [[TheWire creators David Simon and Ed Burns]] [[http://www.nj.com/entertainment/tv/index.ssf/2008/07/sepinwall_on_tv_generation_kil.html couldn't find an actor who was both beautiful enough and hippie-ish enough]] to handle the mythical creature (David Simon: [[http://sepinwall.blogspot.com/2008/07/generation-kill-get-some-po-lice-that.html "He's like a unicorn!"]]) that is Fruity Rudy.
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* Rudy Reyes plays himself in ''GenerationKill'', ''Series/GenerationKill'', because [[TheWire creators David Simon and Ed Burns]] [[http://www.nj.com/entertainment/tv/index.ssf/2008/07/sepinwall_on_tv_generation_kil.html couldn't find an actor who was both beautiful enough and hippie-ish enough]] to handle the mythical creature (David Simon: [[http://sepinwall.blogspot.com/2008/07/generation-kill-get-some-po-lice-that.html "He's like a unicorn!"]]) that is Fruity Rudy.

* In ''SophiaLoren: Her Own Story'', Miss Loren not only plays herself but also [[ActingForTwo her own mother]].
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* In ''SophiaLoren: ''Creator/SophiaLoren: Her Own Story'', Miss Loren not only plays herself but also [[ActingForTwo her own mother]].
7th Feb '15 2:03:14 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''[[{{United93}} United 93]]'': several of those involved in the events surrounding the hijacking played themselves, most notably [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ben_Sliney Ben Sliney]].
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* ''[[{{United93}} United 93]]'': ''Film/{{United 93}}'': several of those involved in the events surrounding the hijacking played themselves, most notably [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ben_Sliney Ben Sliney]].
6th Feb '15 3:14:11 AM Morgenthaler
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* Eminem in ''EightMile'', where the story was basically his life [[RomanAClef with the names slightly changed]]. * While ''PurpleRain'' may not exactly have been The Real True Prince Story, it did touch on elements of his life, feature him playing with his band, and film on location in his hometown.
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* Eminem in ''EightMile'', ''Film/EightMile'', where the story was basically his life [[RomanAClef with the names slightly changed]]. * While ''PurpleRain'' ''Film/PurpleRain'' may not exactly have been The Real True Prince Story, it did touch on elements of his life, feature him playing with his band, and film on location in his hometown.
14th Dec '14 2:05:09 AM Morgenthaler
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* While parts of ''Series/{{Titus}}'' are fictionalized for the sake of comedy, the show's overall story is overtly based on Christopher Titus's real life, and he plays himself, while his friends and family are played by other actors.
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* While parts of ''Series/{{Titus}}'' are fictionalized for the sake of comedy, the show's overall story is overtly based on Christopher Titus's Creator/ChristopherTitus's real life, and he plays himself, while his friends and family are played by other actors.
15th Nov '14 4:46:10 PM jamespolk
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* Creator/BabeRuth played himself in the Lou Gehrig biopic ''Film/PrideOfTheYankees''.
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* Creator/BabeRuth played himself in the Lou Gehrig biopic ''Film/PrideOfTheYankees''.''Film/ThePrideOfTheYankees''.
15th Nov '14 4:41:02 PM jamespolk
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* Babe Ruth played himself in the Lou Gehrig biopic ''Pride of the Yankees''.
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* Babe Ruth Creator/BabeRuth played himself in the Lou Gehrig biopic ''Pride of the Yankees''.''Film/PrideOfTheYankees''.
16th Sep '14 10:08:11 PM Cindylover1969
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* In ''SophiaLoren: Her Own Story'', Miss Loren not only plays herself but also [[ActingForTwo her own mother]].
25th Aug '14 9:13:39 PM Premonition45
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** He also played himself in ''Film/ForrestGump''.
15th May '14 11:00:12 PM Specialist290
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* AudieMurphy in ''To Hell and Back''.
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* AudieMurphy in ''To Hell and Back''. The film was based on his autobiographical account of the European Theater of World War 2.
17th Mar '14 2:04:48 PM Gitman
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* In the newspaper version of ''Franchise/SpiderMan,'' Spidey hears they're making a movie about him and auditions for the lead role. He is initially snubbed because he's [[ExpectingSomeoneTaller too short]], but gets the role after doing some webswinging to prove he's the real deal.
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* In the newspaper version of ''Franchise/SpiderMan,'' ''ComicStrip/SpiderMan,'' Spidey hears they're making a movie about him and auditions for the lead role. He is initially snubbed because he's [[ExpectingSomeoneTaller too short]], but gets the role after doing some webswinging to prove he's the real deal.
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